Person:Anna Thiel (2)

Anna Thiel
b.7 Dec 1856 Bohemia, Austria
  • F.  Joseph Thiel (add)
  • M.  Magdeline Siegel (add)
  1. Anna Thiel1856 - 1923
m. 7 Feb 1903
Facts and Events
Name Anna Thiel
Gender Female
Birth[1][2] 7 Dec 1856 Bohemia, Austria
Immigration[5] 1886 Pennsylvania, United States
Marriage 7 Feb 1903 Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan, United Statesto John A. Gies
Death[1][3][4] 25 Aug 1923 Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan, United States
Burial[3][4] 28 Aug 1923 Oak Hill Cemetery, Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan, United StatesShe is buried with her husband and his 1st wife Mary Jane. Block 1 Lot 13 Space 3.

By 1910, 1 child born, 1 alive, but is not with the family on the census.

In 1920, brother-in-law, Carl Thiel, is living with them. He immigrated the same year as Anna, 1886.


 Mrs. Anna Gies, aged 68, wife if John Gies, 482 Oakdale st., died at her home Saturday morning.  She is survived by her husband, two daughters, Mrs. G.E. Hartesveldt of Grand Rapids and Mrs. R.O. Miller of Detroit, and two brothers Carl and Ferdinand Thiel of this city.  Funeral services will be held Tuesday __m. at the residence.  Interment is Oak Hill cemetery.
 Source: Grand Rapids Herald, Sunday, August 26, 1923, pg. 3.
  1. 1.0 1.1 Michigan Death Certificates, 1921-1952.

    Record includes birth date/place and parents names.

  2. Michigan Marriages, 1868-1925..

    Record includes ages, birth places, and parents names.
    This was 3rd marriage for John and 1st for Anna. Married by Justice of Peace and witnesses were George Bannister and Mary Thiel.

  3. 3.0 3.1 Compiler: City of Grand Rapids Michigan. Grand Rapids MIchigan Online Cemetery Index.
  4. 4.0 4.1 Obituary, in Grand Rapids Herald.

    Sunday, August 26, 1923, pg. 3.

  5. Federal Census. (Nat'l Archives)